Posts In: Organizing

Study Skills for a Tough Time

October 20, 2020 Organizing 0

It’s a tough time for students. Learning remotely has its own set of challenges – for parents and kids, as well as for college students....

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What does “order” mean to you?

October 14, 2020 Organizing 0

I’ve named this blog “All in Order,” because that’s the comfortable feeling many of us seek when we first set out to begin our “organizing...

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Ten Things You Can Get Rid of NOW

October 7, 2020 Organizing 0

As I’ve discussed, the first step in being organized is to look at your reasons for doing so. What will your home/office/schedule/life look like without...

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Mindful Spending

September 30, 2020 Organizing 0

In one of the first women’s financial literacy classes I taught 25 years ago, I was surprised to see a woman I’ll call Jean on...

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Filing Up a S.T.O.R.M.

September 23, 2020 Organizing 0

Last time, we looked at how to process your action items. Now let’s see how you can use the S.T.O.R.M. system (Sort. Toss. Organize. Review....

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Papers, Papers Everywhere – Part Two of Two

September 16, 2020 Organizing 0

If you have trouble deciding what to keep, consider: Am I still interested in knowing/doing/having this? (If YES, save. If NO, toss) Is there a...

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Papers, Papers Everywhere – Part One of Two

September 9, 2020 Organizing 0

What’s your biggest organizing challenge? Many people say “papers,” as left unattended, they seem to grow and grow. Let’s look at how to handle both...

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Make Way for (Returning) Ducklings

September 2, 2020 Organizing 0

Perhaps it’s been (mostly) wonderful, having your young adult child return home to wait out the pandemic. Whether he or she is a college student...

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The Calm After the S.T.O.R.M. – Part Two

August 26, 2020 Organizing 0

You’ve SORTED. You’ve TOSSED. Next you will ORGANIZE. The clean clothes go in the closet and the dresser in an orderly, useful way (that’s a...

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The Calm After the S.T.O.R.M. – Part One

August 19, 2020 Organizing 0

Whether you decide to go it alone, or hire professional help, how will you begin to become more organized? No, it’s not with an order...

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